Man accused of robbing Pueblo Dairy Queen, then trying to steal employee’s car

Levi Roberts Pueblo Police Department

A man is facing multiple charges after he robbed a Pueblo Dairy Queen, then returned to the business later that night to try to steal an employee’s car, according to police. 

Police said the robbery happened around 9 p.m. Monday at the restaurant on Oakshire Lane. The suspect, who was armed with multiple handguns, got away with cash, according to police. He then tried to steal a car from a woman in the drive thru, but was unsuccessful, according to police. 

Then, around 10:50 p.m., the same suspect returned, according to police. This time, he unsuccessfully tried to steal a car from an employee who was leaving the business.

The suspect ran away, but officers found him hiding in the prairie. He was arrested after a short chase. 

The suspect, 37-year-old Levi Roberts, is charged with aggravated robbery, attempted robbery, and felony menacing. 

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